The first successful magazine proudly proclaimed itself as The American Magazine in 1744. Magazines in the colonial era became the clarions of revolutionary thought, and the first printed statement of American independence appeared in Thomas Paine’s Pennsylvania Magazine in June 1776. At the outset of the nineteenth century, magazines documented the origins of the political schism between Federalism and states’ rights that remains a subject of bitter debate to this day.

“Magazines and the American Experience: Highlights from the Collection of Steven Lomazow, M.D.” 
IN PERSON: The exhibition will run through April 24, 2021. Reservations are free of charge but must be made at least 48 hours in advance via
MEMBERS OPENING, Tuesday, January 19, 2021
BIBLIOGRAPHY WEEK PANEL, Tuesday, January 27, 2021
BIBLIOGRAPHY WEEK LECTURE, Wednesday January 27, 2021